The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 51 32 52
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +20
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 15 41 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.11% 5.07% 1.73%
As % of the System Software category 31.25% 41.41% 20.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 20 8
Average daily rate £450 £388 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% +16.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £223 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £29.00 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+48.27% +50.25%
VMware Infrastructure
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

System Software Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
48 99 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 6.76% 12.25% 8.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 45 13
Average daily rate £338 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £149 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 14
Average hourly rate £14.76 £15.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.75% +10.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.37 £13.71 £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.13 £23.75 £16.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Milton Keynes region.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Milton Keynes region.

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware Infrastructure.

1 45 (100.00%) VMware
2 32 (71.11%) Windows
3 22 (48.89%) SQL
4 21 (46.67%) Microsoft
5 19 (42.22%) Oracle
5 19 (42.22%) Windows Server
6 15 (33.33%) Hyper-V
7 14 (31.11%) Unix
7 14 (31.11%) Active Directory
7 14 (31.11%) Clustering
8 13 (28.89%) Service Management
8 13 (28.89%) Disaster Recovery
9 12 (26.67%) Finance
9 12 (26.67%) Security Cleared
9 12 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (24.44%) DV Cleared
10 11 (24.44%) Technical Architecture
10 11 (24.44%) SAN
10 11 (24.44%) HP
11 10 (22.22%) Intel
11 10 (22.22%) AIX
11 10 (22.22%) Linux
11 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (20.00%) iSCSI
12 9 (20.00%) Data Centre
12 9 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (20.00%) Migration
12 9 (20.00%) HACMP
12 9 (20.00%) ITIL
12 9 (20.00%) SQL Server

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware Infrastructure. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.89%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.89%) WebLogic
3 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.22%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 11 (24.44%) SAN
2 9 (20.00%) iSCSI
3 7 (15.56%) Internet
4 6 (13.33%) Firewall
4 6 (13.33%) NAS
4 6 (13.33%) SMTP
5 4 (8.89%) LAN
5 4 (8.89%) WAN
6 3 (6.67%) Broadband
6 3 (6.67%) Network Security
7 2 (4.44%) DNS
7 2 (4.44%) FTP
7 2 (4.44%) IPsec
7 2 (4.44%) SSH
8 1 (2.22%) DHCP
8 1 (2.22%) IP Telephony
8 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
8 1 (2.22%) VoIP
8 1 (2.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (17.78%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (17.78%) OLTP
3 4 (8.89%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.44%) DB2
4 2 (4.44%) DB2 UDB
4 2 (4.44%) Hadoop
4 2 (4.44%) PowerCenter
General
1 12 (26.67%) Finance
2 5 (11.11%) Aerospace
2 5 (11.11%) Retail
3 2 (4.44%) Automotive
3 2 (4.44%) Law
3 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.22%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 20 (44.44%) Architect
2 10 (22.22%) Infrastructure Architect
3 7 (15.56%) Analyst
4 5 (11.11%) Consultant
4 5 (11.11%) Enterprise Architect
4 5 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Test Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (6.67%) Project Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.67%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Virtualisation Architect
7 2 (4.44%) Platform Architect
7 2 (4.44%) Senior IT Support
7 2 (4.44%) Unix Architect
7 2 (4.44%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) .NET
1 4 (8.89%) JMS
1 4 (8.89%) Middleware
1 4 (8.89%) SOAP
2 1 (2.22%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.22%) COM
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.11%) Clustering
2 9 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 9 (20.00%) HACMP
2 9 (20.00%) N-Tier
3 4 (8.89%) Cryptography
4 3 (6.67%) Client/Server
4 3 (6.67%) LPAR
4 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.44%) CESG
6 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.22%) Fat Client
6 1 (2.22%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 32 (71.11%) Windows
2 19 (42.22%) Windows Server
3 14 (31.11%) Unix
4 12 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (22.22%) AIX
5 10 (22.22%) Linux
5 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (15.56%) Solaris
9 5 (11.11%) CentOS
9 5 (11.11%) Ubuntu
10 3 (6.67%) VMS
11 2 (4.44%) Windows 10
11 2 (4.44%) Windows 8
11 2 (4.44%) Windows Vista
11 2 (4.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.89%) Disaster Recovery
1 13 (28.89%) Service Management
2 11 (24.44%) Technical Architecture
3 9 (20.00%) ITIL
3 9 (20.00%) Migration
4 8 (17.78%) High Availability
4 8 (17.78%) Service Delivery
5 7 (15.56%) Requirements Management
6 6 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (11.11%) Business Analysis
7 5 (11.11%) CRM
7 5 (11.11%) ITIL V3
7 5 (11.11%) ITSM
7 5 (11.11%) MODAF
7 5 (11.11%) TOGAF
7 5 (11.11%) Zachman Framework
8 4 (8.89%) DoDAF
8 4 (8.89%) Test Management
8 4 (8.89%) Test Scripting
9 3 (6.67%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 22 (48.89%) SQL
2 6 (13.33%) Java
3 5 (11.11%) Shell Script
4 3 (6.67%) AWK
4 3 (6.67%) Perl
4 3 (6.67%) sed
5 2 (4.44%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.44%) JCL
6 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 11 (24.44%) DV Cleared
3 8 (17.78%) SC Cleared
4 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (8.89%) CCNA
5 4 (8.89%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (8.89%) MCSE
6 3 (6.67%) MCP
6 3 (6.67%) MCSA
6 3 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (4.44%) CREST Certified
7 2 (4.44%) Cyber Scheme
7 2 (4.44%) MCITP
7 2 (4.44%) OSCP
7 2 (4.44%) Tigerscheme
7 2 (4.44%) VCP5
8 1 (2.22%) CCNP
8 1 (2.22%) CCSP
8 1 (2.22%) ISTQB
8 1 (2.22%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.78%) SLA
2 1 (2.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 14 (31.11%) Active Directory
3 7 (15.56%) vSphere
4 6 (13.33%) GPFS
4 6 (13.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 5 (11.11%) NFS
5 5 (11.11%) VMware ESX
6 3 (6.67%) Veritas File System
7 2 (4.44%) Sendmail
8 1 (2.22%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (15.56%) SCCM
2 5 (11.11%) OVSD
3 4 (8.89%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (8.89%) OpenView
3 4 (8.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (6.67%) SCOM
5 2 (4.44%) WSUS
6 1 (2.22%) Backup Exec
6 1 (2.22%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 45 (100.00%) VMware
2 21 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 19 (42.22%) Oracle
4 11 (24.44%) HP
5 10 (22.22%) Intel
6 9 (20.00%) Citrix
6 9 (20.00%) NetApp
7 6 (13.33%) EMC
8 5 (11.11%) Dell
9 4 (8.89%) StorageTek
9 4 (8.89%) Sun
9 4 (8.89%) Symantec
10 3 (6.67%) 3PAR
10 3 (6.67%) Cisco
10 3 (6.67%) IBM
10 3 (6.67%) Red Hat
10 3 (6.67%) Veritas
11 2 (4.44%) GFI Software
11 2 (4.44%) Rackspace